April 1, 2020
We can't wait to jam on our new
material, but we had to pass on
We've finished 1 new song
and are working on the next 2.
January 1, 2020
We're working on 3 new songs
for some summer gigs!
April 20, 2019
That's right: We're already working
on a new single!
February 12, 2019
Guitarists: Check out the walkthrough video for
"Burning Sun," the instrumental from
our current CD Into Darkness
featuring Bob, Dave Celentano, and Matt Gruber
January 9, 2019
Major update to DF's YouTube channel:
Live footage of several songs from our
December 31, 2018
We're in the process of booking shows
for Spring & Summer 2019!
November 3, 2018
DF rocked the Whisky last night!
Thanks to everyone for coming, and
especially so many of you wearing DF shirts
both old and new!
Check out some photos at
October 28, 2018
Brand new DF shirts are here
just in time for...
November 2nd at 9:45 pm
Local Rock/Metal Night
September 15, 2018
Interview of DF in the UK's
Fireworks Rock & Metal Magazine #84
September 13, 2018
Mark your calendar:
Friday, November 2, 2018
at The Whisky!
Tickets and brand new
t-shirts coming soon!
June 16, 2018
Happy Birthday to Us!
We've been running through the new
DF set list in preparation
for some gigs and our CD release party!
May 19, 2018
Today we relased our new CD
Available from iTunes, CDBaby,
Amazon, GooglePlay, Gracenote MusicID,
and from any band member.
Listen and buy at:
Our new CD is finally in producation!
Into Darkness will be available mid-May.
The music is done!
The artwork is done!
We're polishing the layout, then
it's off to Disc Makers!
Awesome job by Lurssen Mastering OH YEAH!
We just received the mastered files....
CD layout and artwork in progress.
CD is being mastered!
Our new CD is being engineered and mixed by
our wizard producer Matt Gruber.
Next up are mastering and artwork.
Look for it early in 2018!
All tracking is done for our new CD!
The tracks have now left the DF Studio and
are in the hands of our producer Matt Gruber.
Thanks to Dave Mustaine and family,
Megadeth, and SiriusXM Liquid Metal's Jose Mangin
for the incredible hospitality and amazing time
at Megadeth Boot Camp 2017!
The drum tracks are DONE!
The rhythm guitar and bass tracks are half done!
Next up are guitar solos and
Mr. Evil's scorching vocals!
Then everything goes to our producer in Burbank,
so look for gigs and our new CD mid-summer 2017!
Check it out:
We've had some slight delays recording
our new CD due to updating our studio.
The drum tracks are just about complete;
bass and rhythm guitar tracks are next.
We're recording our new songs
and should have a new CD Summer 2016!
Link coming soon!
We've headed into the studio again
with Producer Matt Gruber!
First up: drum tracks!
We're finishing up our new songs
and plan to start recording this summer.
DF supports the inaugural
ride, BBQ, and concert for
Ronnie James Dio
here in LA May 17, 2015.
Catch up with Bob there:
He'll be the long-haired biker in the black t-shirt.
The ride, BBQ, and concert were
awesome! Check out pix to the right.
Special thanks to the DF fan there
who did say hi to Bob!
We're back in the studio this spring
recording 6 new songs.
Check back for more details.
Another great show on Saturday, December 20th
once again opening for
Motorbreath (Metallica Trib) and
The Iron Maidens
DF welcomed special guest guitarist Dave Celentano!
Saturday, September 6th
with Motorbreath (Metallica Trib) and
The Iron Maidens
Thanks to our DF fans for the best turnout ever!
We're booking gigs around L.A.
for summer and fall!
Shows will feature your favorite old songs,
new songs from our upcoming EP,
and a Slayer cover
(Hint: "Fantasy and reality are the same")
Look for us playing around L.A.
in summer 2014 with
new songs from our upcoming EP:
1. "Murder for Hire"
2. "Lost Souls"
3. "Soldier of Fortune"
5. Instrumental with double harmonies and solos
featuring guest guitarist Dave Celentano.
Jeff and the rest of Slayer have had a major
influence on DF. Jeff, you are sorely missed!
Redemption features FATES WARNING vocalist Ray Alder!
Saturday, October 15!
Friday, September 2
JULY & AUGUST
Wednesday and Thursday June 1 & 2, 7 p.m. Pacific
Saturday, June 4
"A Reason to Live" benefit gig at
Mel Booker Music, June 17, 2011
Guitar virtuoso Vinnie Moore still SHREDS...
...and so does Gus G
Running Through Our New Set List
Reuben Cohen of Lurssen Mastering with Matt Gruber
In the Studio with Matt Gruber Fall 2017
Megadeth Boot Camp March 2017
Practice for live stream of "Symphony of Destruction"
with Megadeth and the coolest fans in the world!
Boot Camp Host SiriusXM Liquid Metal's Jose Mangin
Megadeth's Vic Rattlehead
Ride for Ronnie James Dio May 2015
Eddie Trunk of That Metal Show emceed
the post-ride concert. Totally cool guy!
Dio bandmate Craig Goldy powered through a
killer set on his ESP with Dio Disciples.
Bob with Michael Angelo Batio at NAMM 2015.
Bob was stoked: He uses the warm-up
exercises from MAB's Speed Kills II DVD.
Bob also met Shaun Hopper at sound check.
This dude can finger pick!
REDEMPTION features FATES WARNING vocalist
and ENGINE/AGENT STEEL guitarist
Ray Alder signing Bob's Old-School
Fates Warning Cassette No Exit
Aaron and Bob Hanging Out WIth Bernie Versailles
H A U N T I N G
Our 10-song CD is here and it's BAD ASS!
Available now for $10 ($0.99 per MP3) at
Amazon, CD Baby, and iTunes!
Props to Producer, Engineer, and Mixer Extraordinaire
Matt Gruber (Queensryche, Scorpions),
Graphic Artist Brigitte Dittberner, and Tattoo Artist Doeboy!
Read our INTERVIEW in All Access Magazine's
October 28, 2010 issue!
(We made the front cover – lower right corner!)
MERCH! Check out our logo merch
at our Cafe Press storefront:
More shows coming soon.